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Nets top short-handed Celts for 4th straight win

Nets top short-handed Celts for 4th straight win

ESPN.com Updated Nov 15, 2012
Joe Johnson made the tiebreaking basket with 3:03 left, Deron Williams and Brook Lopez each scored 24 points, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 102-97 on Thursday night for their fourth straight victory.
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  • On crutches, D'Antoni coaches Lakers

    On crutches, D'Antoni coaches Lakers

    CNNSI.com Nov 15, 2012
    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Mike D'Antoni circled the court 2 feet at a time, moving smoothly on crutches while his Los Angeles Lakers went through drills orchestrated by his assistant coach and brother, Dan.
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  • Rondo out against Nets due to sprained ankle

    Rondo out against Nets due to sprained ankle

    ESPN.com Nov 15, 2012
    Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo missed Thursday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets due to a sprained ankle. Leandro Barbosa started in his place.
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  • Party over: Knicks' Smith cuts back on nightlife

    Party over: Knicks' Smith cuts back on nightlife

    ESPN.com nytimes.com Nov 15, 2012
    Apparently, the party's over for New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith.
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  • Section 15: Crossing the Verrazano

    Section 15: Crossing the Verrazano

    nytimes.com Nov 15, 2012
    The Off the Dribble team was interested in learning about Nets fans now that the team is in Brooklyn. We found Matthew Kipp from Staten Island in Section 15.
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  • Five Surprises of the Young N.B.A. Season

    Five Surprises of the Young N.B.A. Season

    nytimes.com Nov 15, 2012
    Rajon Rondo of the Celtics and Omer Asik of the Rockets have excelled. Ersan Ilyasova of the Bucks has not.
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  • The Top 5 Eye-Opening NBA Point Guards So Far

    The Top 5 Eye-Opening NBA Point Guards So Far

    dimemag.com Nov 15, 2012
    Toronto is 1-4 without point guard Kyle Lowry this season after he injured his ankle Nov. 6 against Oklahoma City, and now the Raptors (2-6) have to deal with his absence for another 1-2 weeks. The team announced the wait-and-see approach to his bone br…
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  • Raptors' Lowry out 1-2 weeks with foot bone bruise

    Raptors' Lowry out 1-2 weeks with foot bone bruise

    nba.com ESPN.com Nov 15, 2012
    Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry will be sidelined another 1 to 2 weeks after being diagnosed with a bruised bone in his right foot.
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  • Ian Thomsen: Asked to carry load, Sixers' Holiday proves to sti…

    Ian Thomsen: Asked to carry load, Sixers' Holiday proves to still be work in progress

    CNNSI.com Nov 15, 2012
    The 76ers recently acknowledged that they don't expect to see Andrew Bynum providing a return on his $16.8 million salary until January at the earliest. The 7-foot center's dominance of the low post was supposed to transform Philadelphia into a tempo-co…
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  • Roy Hibbert and the Indiana Pacers are struggling mightily in t…

    Roy Hibbert and the Indiana Pacers are struggling mightily in the face of increased expectations

    yahoo.com Nov 15, 2012
    With the Chicago Bulls undergoing an unfortunate waiting period with star guard Derrick Rose on the shelf, and the Boston Celtics seemingly rebuilding on the fly after watching Ray Allen take his senior act down to South Beach, the Indiana Pacers were e…
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  • The Clippers Destroy The Defending Champs; Rudy Gay Makes A Sta…

    The Clippers Destroy The Defending Champs; Rudy Gay Makes A Statement Against OKC

    dimemag.com Nov 15, 2012
    It’s not every day you see the defending champs get completely outclassed. But it happened in the Staples Center last night as the Clippers rolled over the Heat, 107-100. The game was never that close — a late Miami run turned what was nearly a 20-poi
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  • Video - Highlight Of The Night 01:49

    Highlight Of The Night

    Nov 15
    Knicks win to remain undefeated.
  • Video - On the Knicks with Ian Begley 03:41

    On the Knicks with Ian Begley

    Nov 15
    Prim Siripipat and Ian Begley on the Knicks' defense, health and upcoming game against the Spurs.
  • Video - Andrew Bynum's New 'Do 00:56

    Andrew Bynum's New 'Do

    Nov 15
    Bruce Bowen breaks down Andrew Bynum's new hairdo.
  • Video - Impact Of Rondo Injury On Celtics 00:42

    Impact Of Rondo Injury On Celtics

    Nov 15
    Bruce Bowen discusses the impact Rajon Rondo's injury would have on the Celtics if he is unable to play vs. the Nets.

Sports Columnists

  • Lee Jenkins: D'Antoni has high expectations as 2012 season reboots for Lak…

    Nov 15
    LOS ANGELES -- "Championship", the Lakers shouted at the end of practice Thursday. A 3-5 team with a sidelined point guard, a flawed bench, and a head coach on crutches who was still introducing himself to some of the players. Nearly 10 percen…
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    Nov 15
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  • Dwyane Wade of Miami Heat out against Denver Nuggets with sprained ankle

    Nov 15
    Dwyane Wade missed the Miami Heat's game with the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night because of a sprained left foot. His status is day-to-day.
  • Weekend Dime -- Mike D'Antoni And The Los Angeles Lakers

    Nov 15
    Marc Stein xxxx.